Biederman, Robert, LT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1963-1963, 112X, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1954 - 1963

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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Hartford, CT

Date of Passing
Apr 10, 1963
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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Last Known Activity
Was a shipyard rider on USS THRESHER (SSN-593). Was the Non-nuclear ship sup.

Most likely cause of the sinking was a failure in either a pipe, a pipe valve, or a hull weld, causing flooding near the engine room
Other Comments:
Lost onboard USS THRESHER (SSN-593)
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Submarine Officer Badge

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)USS Hyman (DD-732)Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)Submarine School Officers Basic Course
USS Cavalla (SS-244)Portsmouth Navy YardUSS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1950-1954, 110X, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1954-1957, 111X, USS Hyman (DD-732)
  1957-1959, 111X, Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)
  1959-1959, 117X, Submarine School Officers Basic Course
  1959-1962, 112X, USS Cavalla (SS-244)
  1962-1963, 112X, Portsmouth Navy Yard
  1963-1963, 112X, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1963-1963 Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Colleges Attended 
University of ConnecticutUnited States Naval Academy
  1948-1950, University of Connecticut
  1950-1954, United States Naval Academy
  1957-1959, Webb Institute
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